The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 379 289 255
Rank change year-on-year
-90 -34
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 790 1035 1250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.96% 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.21% 2.91% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 575 842 1058
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
35784 35556 38992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.96% 33.12% 33.31%
Number of salaries quoted 28106 28796 32879
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Digital Media within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Digital Media
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Digital Media within the UK.

Digital Media Salary Trend in the UK

Digital Media
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Digital Media over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 within the UK.

Digital Media Salary Histogram in the UK

Digital Media
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -80 767 £47,500 +5.55% 97
London -25 536 £50,000 - 69
City of London +7 129 £52,500 - 12
South East -86 97 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Berkshire +21 40 £65,000 +85.71%
East of England -15 30 £36,500 +32.72% 4
Yorkshire -67 30 £30,000 -14.28% 5
South West -100 30 £36,000 +10.76% 10
North West -34 26 £70,000 +93.10% 1
Brighton -8 20 £52,500 +40.00%
East Sussex -13 20 £52,500 +40.00%
Oxfordshire +22 17 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Reading +3 17 £65,000 +130.08%
Manchester -13 15 £37,500 +3.44%
West Yorkshire -33 15 £27,500 -26.66% 3
Leeds -36 12 £27,500 -21.42% 3
Oxford +17 10 £65,000 -16.66%
Lancashire +2 10 £70,000 +107.40%
Cambridgeshire -1 10 £45,000 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames -14 10 £85,000 +41.66%
Hampshire -102 10 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Preston - 10 £70,000 -
Twickenham - 10 £35,000 -
Wales +8 8 £30,000 -20.00% 4
East Midlands 0 8 £22,500 -10.00% 2
West Midlands -4 8 £47,500 +58.33% 1
North Yorkshire -13 8 £22,500 - 2
Bath -21 8 - - 5
Somerset -27 8 - - 5
Surrey -4 7 £40,000 -30.43%

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Digital Media also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Digital Media.

1 493 (27.12%) HTML
2 461 (25.36%) JavaScript
3 430 (23.65%) Marketing
4 429 (23.60%) CSS
5 348 (19.14%) Java
6 278 (15.29%) Degree
7 271 (14.91%) .NET
8 259 (14.25%) Project Management
9 256 (14.08%) PHP
10 248 (13.64%) Finance
11 233 (12.82%) Telecoms
12 224 (12.32%) Agile Software Development
13 223 (12.27%) Linux
14 221 (12.16%) MySQL
15 213 (11.72%) Publishing
15 213 (11.72%) Social Media
16 210 (11.55%) CMS
17 201 (11.06%) MVC
18 195 (10.73%) C#
19 190 (10.45%) SQL
20 184 (10.12%) Analytics
21 177 (9.74%) SEO
22 174 (9.57%) OO
22 174 (9.57%) Adobe
23 172 (9.46%) Python
23 172 (9.46%) Scrum
24 171 (9.41%) SQL Server
25 166 (9.13%) XML
25 166 (9.13%) Advertising
25 166 (9.13%) TDD

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Digital Media also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Digital Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 210 (11.55%) CMS
2 101 (5.56%) Drupal
3 86 (4.73%) Apache
4 61 (3.36%) Tomcat
5 55 (3.03%) Apache Solr
6 42 (2.31%) WordPress
7 41 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
8 39 (2.15%) SharePoint
9 37 (2.04%) SAS
10 36 (1.98%) Escenic
11 32 (1.76%) Umbraco
11 32 (1.76%) Node.js
12 31 (1.71%) IIS
13 23 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
14 21 (1.16%) nginx
15 16 (0.88%) Jetty
15 16 (0.88%) MS Exchange
16 15 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
17 11 (0.61%) ExpressionEngine
17 11 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 137 (7.54%) Photoshop
2 89 (4.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 76 (4.18%) MS Excel
4 48 (2.64%) MS Office
5 43 (2.37%) MS Visio
6 35 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 35 (1.93%) OmniGraffle
7 32 (1.76%) SPSS
8 30 (1.65%) Adobe After Effects
9 24 (1.32%) CPLEX
10 18 (0.99%) InDesign
11 13 (0.72%) Maya
12 10 (0.55%) CINEMA 4D
13 6 (0.33%) Acrobat
13 6 (0.33%) FreeHand
13 6 (0.33%) MS Project
14 4 (0.22%) Fireworks
14 4 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
14 4 (0.22%) Final Cut Pro
14 4 (0.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 47 (2.59%) Google Analytics
2 22 (1.21%) Magento
3 8 (0.44%) WebTrends
4 6 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.33%) SiteCatalyst
5 5 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.11%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
7 2 (0.11%) Tridion
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.055%) Cordys
8 1 (0.055%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 56 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
4 27 (1.49%) LucidChart
5 24 (1.32%) IaaS
5 24 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
6 22 (1.21%) SaaS
7 20 (1.10%) GitHub
8 18 (0.99%) PaaS
9 16 (0.88%) Office 365
10 4 (0.22%) Trello
11 3 (0.17%) Joyent
11 3 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.17%) CloudFront
11 3 (0.17%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.11%) MailChimp
13 1 (0.055%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 73 (4.02%) TCP/IP
1 73 (4.02%) Internet
2 54 (2.97%) HTTP
3 48 (2.64%) Firewall
4 32 (1.76%) Intranet
5 24 (1.32%) DNS
6 23 (1.27%) 4G
7 21 (1.16%) VPN
7 21 (1.16%) SMTP
8 15 (0.83%) LAN
8 15 (0.83%) WAN
8 15 (0.83%) 3G
9 13 (0.72%) DHCP
10 11 (0.61%) FTP
11 10 (0.55%) Extranet
11 10 (0.55%) SAN
12 9 (0.50%) LDAP
12 9 (0.50%) Wireless
13 8 (0.44%) Network Security
13 8 (0.44%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (12.16%) MySQL
2 171 (9.41%) SQL Server
3 86 (4.73%) Relational Database
4 78 (4.29%) MongoDB
5 58 (3.19%) Big Data
6 47 (2.59%) NoSQL
6 47 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
7 45 (2.48%) Hadoop
8 31 (1.71%) RDBMS
9 30 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 28 (1.54%) Data Mining
11 22 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 19 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (0.55%) OLAP
17 9 (0.50%) Oracle Database
18 7 (0.39%) Oracle ODI
19 6 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 114 (6.27%) Git (software)
2 85 (4.68%) Subversion
3 46 (2.53%) Axure RP
4 41 (2.26%) Jenkins
5 34 (1.87%) Selenium
6 33 (1.82%) TeamCity
7 32 (1.76%) Maven
8 30 (1.65%) Cucumber
9 29 (1.60%) NUnit
10 23 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
11 22 (1.21%) JIRA
12 17 (0.94%) Rhino Mocks
13 14 (0.77%) Xcode
14 13 (0.72%) Visual Studio
15 11 (0.61%) Ant
15 11 (0.61%) WebDriver
16 10 (0.55%) NDepend
16 10 (0.55%) RSpec
16 10 (0.55%) ReSharper
16 10 (0.55%) WATIR
General
1 430 (23.65%) Marketing
2 248 (13.64%) Finance
3 233 (12.82%) Telecoms
4 213 (11.72%) Publishing
5 166 (9.13%) Advertising
6 75 (4.13%) Retail
7 43 (2.37%) Multimedia
8 34 (1.87%) Music Industry
9 31 (1.71%) Games
10 24 (1.32%) Banking
11 23 (1.27%) Aerospace
12 17 (0.94%) Automotive
13 16 (0.88%) Billing
14 10 (0.55%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.39%) Electronics
17 6 (0.33%) Retail Banking
17 6 (0.33%) German Language
17 6 (0.33%) Russian Language
17 6 (0.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 488 (26.84%) Developer
2 153 (8.42%) Project Manager
3 149 (8.20%) Analyst
4 145 (7.98%) Designer
5 141 (7.76%) Architect
6 119 (6.55%) Web Developer
7 98 (5.39%) Consultant
8 84 (4.62%) Senior Developer
9 80 (4.40%) Business Analyst
10 78 (4.29%) Junior
11 76 (4.18%) Java Developer
12 74 (4.07%) Digital Project Manager
13 70 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
14 68 (3.74%) PHP Developer
15 62 (3.41%) Agile Project Manager
16 56 (3.08%) .NET Developer
17 51 (2.81%) Software Engineer
18 44 (2.42%) Account Manager
18 44 (2.42%) Front-End Developer
19 42 (2.31%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 493 (27.12%) HTML
2 429 (23.60%) CSS
3 271 (14.91%) .NET
4 166 (9.13%) XML
5 157 (8.64%) ASP.NET
5 157 (8.64%) jQuery
6 142 (7.81%) HTML5
7 100 (5.50%) Web Services
8 81 (4.46%) Spring
9 79 (4.35%) SOAP
10 77 (4.24%) LAMP
11 76 (4.18%) Flash
12 75 (4.13%) JSON
13 74 (4.07%) Ajax
14 71 (3.91%) CSS3
15 68 (3.74%) WCF
16 53 (2.92%) .NET Framework
16 53 (2.92%) J2EE
17 49 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
17 49 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 213 (11.72%) Social Media
2 133 (7.32%) Mobile App
3 127 (6.99%) Open Source
4 114 (6.27%) Computer Science
5 68 (3.74%) Visualisation
6 61 (3.36%) Mathematics
7 54 (2.97%) Graphic Design
7 54 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
8 48 (2.64%) Blackberry
9 43 (2.37%) Blog
10 41 (2.26%) Statistics
11 36 (1.98%) Economics
12 30 (1.65%) IPTV
12 30 (1.65%) Client/Server
13 28 (1.54%) Smartphone
14 27 (1.49%) Management Information System
14 27 (1.49%) Human Factors
14 27 (1.49%) New Media
15 25 (1.38%) BBC
16 24 (1.32%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 223 (12.27%) Linux
2 156 (8.58%) Apple iOS
3 143 (7.87%) Android
4 106 (5.83%) Windows
5 67 (3.69%) Ubuntu
6 53 (2.92%) UNIX
7 40 (2.20%) Debian
8 34 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (1.60%) Solaris
10 21 (1.16%) Windows 7
11 16 (0.88%) Mac OS X
12 14 (0.77%) Windows 8
13 13 (0.72%) Windows Phone
14 10 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (0.44%) Windows XP
15 8 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (0.44%) Mac OS
16 7 (0.39%) CentOS
17 6 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 5 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (14.25%) Project Management
2 224 (12.32%) Agile Software Development
3 201 (11.06%) MVC
4 184 (10.12%) Analytics
5 177 (9.74%) SEO
6 174 (9.57%) OO
7 172 (9.46%) Scrum
8 166 (9.13%) TDD
8 166 (9.13%) Web Development
9 159 (8.75%) Mentoring
10 151 (8.31%) E-Commerce
11 147 (8.09%) Content Management
12 138 (7.59%) Digital Marketing
13 132 (7.26%) Software Engineering
14 105 (5.78%) Web Design
15 91 (5.01%) Workflow
16 90 (4.95%) Information Architecture
17 81 (4.46%) OOP
18 80 (4.40%) Waterfall
19 79 (4.35%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 461 (25.36%) JavaScript
2 348 (19.14%) Java
3 256 (14.08%) PHP
4 195 (10.73%) C#
5 190 (10.45%) SQL
6 172 (9.46%) Python
7 103 (5.67%) C++
8 98 (5.39%) Ruby
9 92 (5.06%) Perl
10 84 (4.62%) C
11 38 (2.09%) Groovy
12 34 (1.87%) ActionScript
13 33 (1.82%) Scala
14 25 (1.38%) MATLAB
14 25 (1.38%) Bash Shell
14 25 (1.38%) R
15 21 (1.16%) ActionScript 3.0
16 16 (0.88%) VB.NET
17 15 (0.83%) Objective-C
17 15 (0.83%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 278 (15.29%) Degree
2 24 (1.32%) PhD
3 19 (1.05%) Security Cleared
4 16 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (0.72%) PMI Certification
6 12 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (0.66%) MCSE
7 10 (0.55%) HND
7 10 (0.55%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 9 (0.50%) PMP
9 6 (0.33%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.28%) ISEB
10 5 (0.28%) CISSP
11 4 (0.22%) APMP
11 4 (0.22%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.17%) CISM
12 3 (0.17%) MBA
13 2 (0.11%) MCTS
13 2 (0.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (6.99%) QA
2 12 (0.66%) SLA
3 7 (0.39%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.33%) COBIT
5 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.11%) WAI
6 2 (0.11%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.055%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.055%) TickIT
System Software
1 51 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (2.15%) Active Directory
3 26 (1.43%) vSphere
4 24 (1.32%) Varnish
5 21 (1.16%) Samba
6 18 (0.99%) KVM
7 16 (0.88%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.28%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.22%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.22%) Xsan
10 3 (0.17%) NFS
10 3 (0.17%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.11%) Xen
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.055%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.055%) Docker
Systems Management
1 35 (1.93%) Puppet
2 26 (1.43%) Nagios
3 25 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (1.10%) HAProxy
5 18 (0.99%) StatsD
5 18 (0.99%) logstash
6 16 (0.88%) ZABBIX
6 16 (0.88%) Kibana
7 3 (0.17%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.11%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.11%) Salt
8 2 (0.11%) collectd
8 2 (0.11%) Netcool
9 1 (0.055%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.055%) DameWare
9 1 (0.055%) Nessus
9 1 (0.055%) Cacti
9 1 (0.055%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.055%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.055%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 174 (9.57%) Adobe
2 135 (7.43%) Google
3 132 (7.26%) Microsoft
4 100 (5.50%) Facebook
5 83 (4.57%) Oracle
6 60 (3.30%) Twitter
7 59 (3.25%) VMware
8 41 (2.26%) Cisco
9 37 (2.04%) Apple
9 37 (2.04%) Sitecore
10 35 (1.93%) Sony
10 35 (1.93%) HP
11 33 (1.82%) Toshiba
12 28 (1.54%) Yahoo!
13 23 (1.27%) Zend
14 22 (1.21%) SAP
15 21 (1.16%) Dell
16 20 (1.10%) Juniper
17 17 (0.94%) Rackspace
18 16 (0.88%) New Relic
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 45 minutes ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 6% Pension / 10-15% Bonus / Car
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
ThreePeople
Salary: £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £34680.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
LA International
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 + benefits (flexible hrs) and 27 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary & OTE + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Competition and Markets Authority
Salary: £23,000 - £32,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 36,000
Posted: Yesterday